Employee Anniversary Spotlight: Lisa Acree


At Morgan Hunter, we’re lucky to have so many tenured recruiters. As our employees celebrate their Morgan Hunter anniversaries, we thought you’d like to get to know them a little better! Today Lisa Acree, Senior Recruiter in our Sales, Marketing & Advertising Division, is celebrating 7 years with Morgan Hunter.


When did you start working at Morgan Hunter?

I started working at Morgan Hunter February 17, 2010.

What has kept you around for 7 years?

I really like the culture at Morgan Hunter. We are all good friends outside of work. It’s like a big family.

Favorite sports team?

I grew up in Lee’s Summit, so I’m a lifelong Royals and Chiefs fan.

Favorite movie?

“The Sandlot”

Favorite TV show?

“Fixer Upper”

Favorite food?

Right now, my favorite food is ice because I’m pregnant

Best place to eat in Kansas City?

Jack Stack BBQ. I love their burnt ends!

Favorite thing to do outside of work?

I love spending time with my family and, when I’m not pregnant, doing triathlons.

What’s something most people don’t know about you?

I studied abroad in Costa Rica. When I left, I could speak Spanish really well, but that was 10 years ago, so not so much anymore.

What advice do you give your candidates?

To take your time with your job search. Even if you’re feeling desperate, you want to make sure you’re evaluating the position, the team, and the company so that you know you’ll know it will be a good long-term fit for you.

What is your favorite thing about working at Morgan Hunter?

I really enjoy helping companies find the right person for their position and helping people find the next step in their career. It’s rewarding work.